Press Releases

  •, Further Reducing Cost For Vehicle History To Car Dealers

    July 31 2014 3:10 PM ET


    KIRKLAND, Wash., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- It's a rampant tradition for used car shoppers to say "Show me the CARFAX" at a local dealership-- demanding a report that provides disclosure of any hidden title problems, accidents, or other issues in the vehicle's history prior to purchase.

    Carfax, the company which has become an eponym for vehicle history due to its widespread TV commercials, has been the pioneer for vehicle history reports since the 1980s. However, Carfax has used its dominance to command a premium price for its services.

  • Future Network Forensic Tool Market Leaders to Be Determined By Enhancing Situational Awareness.

    July 31 2014 3:05 PM ET

    MCLEAN, Va., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a research note published July 3, 2014 titled "Competitive Landscape: Network Forensic Tools," Gartner states: 

    Future Network Forensic Tool (NFT) market leaders will be determined by the breadth of data gathered across disparate security and operational technologies delivering more targeted investigation context and enhancing situational awareness for an identified or suspected threat, anomaly or forensic examination target.

  • Shareholder Alert: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of L-3 Communications Holding Inc.

    July 31 2014 3:05 PM ET

    NEW YORK, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of the securities of L-3 Communications Holding Inc. ("L-3 Communications" or the "Company") (NYSE: LLL).  Such investors are advised to contact Edward N. Gewirtz or his investor relations coordinator Eitan Kimelman at or 212-697-6484.

  • MFA Financial, Inc. Plans Live Audio Webcast of Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call

    July 31 2014 3:04 PM ET

    NEW YORK, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE: MFA) plans to host a live audio webcast of its investor conference call on Monday, August 4, at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time) to discuss its second quarter 2014 financial results, which are scheduled to be announced earlier that day.

  • ZAP's Jonway Auto Targets China's EV Comprehensive Multi-Billion Dollar Stimulus Program Extended to 2020

    July 31 2014 3:01 PM ET

    SANTA ROSA, Calif., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ZAP (ZAAP), an Electric Vehicle (EV) automotive company incorporated in California and headquartered in Santa Rosa, California, and its subsidiary Jonway Auto aligns its companies' strategy and priorities to fully utilize the comprehensive multi-billion dollar EV stimulus program announced by the Chinese government on July 14th by China's General Office of the State Council. This announcement commits the central government to implement a comprehensive macro program that is inclusive of EV rebates, sales tax and license fees elimination, elec

  • American Airlines Adjusts International Winter Schedule

    July 31 2014 3:00 PM ET

    FORT WORTH, Texas, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines is making changes to its international winter flying schedule to add new service and better match capacity with customer demand.

  • FastPencil Creates Print Books and eBooks from Evernote Notes Instantly

    July 31 2014 3:00 PM ET

    CAMPBELL, Calif., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FastPencil, the fastest, easiest way to write and self-publish books, announced today they are offering all Evernote users the ability to instantly self-publish their notes using the FastPencil platform for ingestion, book building, transition to print and eBooks formats, online distribution and selling of the finished book.

  • E2open and Fiatech to Host Webcast Discussing Strategies for Managing the Complexity of the Capital Project Supply Network

    July 31 2014 3:00 PM ET

    FOSTER CITY, Calif., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- E2open (NASDAQ: EOPN), the leading provider of cloud-based solutions for collaborative planning and execution across global trading networks, will be participating in a webcast featuring Shell International and Fiatech, a membership-led international community of global leadership organizations focused on innovation in the capital projects industry, on Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at 11 a.m. (EDT) / 8 a.m. (PDT).  

  • iRobot Management to Speak at Upcoming Investor Conferences

    July 31 2014 3:00 PM ET

    BEDFORD, Mass., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iRobot Corp. (NASDAQ: IRBT), a leader in delivering robotic technology-based solutions, today announced that Elise Caffrey, iRobot's senior vice president, Finance & Investor Relations, will discuss the company's achievements and financial outlook on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. ET at the Needham Advanced Industrial Technologies Conference being held in New York, NY.

  • VOXX International Corporation to Present at the Needham Interconnect Conference

    July 31 2014 3:00 PM ET

    HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VOXX International Corporation (Nasdaq: VOXX) today announced that its President and Chief Executive Officer, Pat Lavelle will be presenting at the Needham Interconnect Conference on August 5, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. Eastern.  This two-day event (August 5th and 6th) is being held at The Westin Grand Central Hotel in New York City.

  • InformationWeek Radio Explores the Social Media Life of USFWS

    July 31 2014 3:00 PM ET

    NEW YORK, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- If a bear tweets out an update in the woods, does it really count as social media? These and other questions are just some of the topics InformationWeek Radio plans to discuss with a special guest from the US Fish and Wildlife Service.

    Join InformationWeek editor Curtis Franklin and Dan Ashe, the director of USFWS, as they explore the ways that social media, including Facebook and Twitter, are changing the way the agency works with the public and how the public looks at nature through the lens of social media.

  • Teamsters Praise Obama Crackdown On Companies That Abuse Workers

    July 31 2014 2:59 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The International Brotherhood of Teamsters strongly supports President Obama's executive order to crack down on corporations that break laws but still win government contracts.

    Two members of the Teamsters Union stood with President Obama today to announce the new policy. They are Mike Petro of Baltimore, a UPS driver with Teamsters Local 355, and Etta Epps of Landover, Md., also a UPS driver, with Teamsters Local 639.

  • Virginia Governor McAuliffe Joins Groundbreaking For New VRE Rail Station At Potomac Shores In Prince William County

    July 31 2014 2:59 PM ET

    DUMPHRIES, Va., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe today joined a host of federal, state, local and railroad officials at the Potomac Shores master-planned community in the groundbreaking for a new Virginia Railway Express (VRE) station in Potomac Shores. The station is expected to open in 2017.

  • The American Legion Files Motion To Intervene In New Jersey Pledge Of Allegiance Lawsuit

    July 31 2014 2:56 PM ET

    MATAWAN, N.J., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, The American Legion, The American Legion Department of New Jersey and The American Legion Matawan Post 176 filed a motion with the Monmouth County Superior Court of New Jersey to intervene in a lawsuit that challenges the constitutionality of the Pledge of Allegiance under the New Jersey Constitution.  The motion to intervene asks the Court to permit the Legion to become a party in American Humanist Association et al. v. Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District et al.

  • Gary Giordano, Former Murder and Insurance Fraud suspect, releases shocking tell-all book, The Aruba Files "The Redemption of Gary V. Giordano."

    July 31 2014 2:49 PM ET

    NEW YORK, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It was the darkest period in his life; he lost his friend, alone in a foreign country, with no assistance from the US government and a media war raging against him. What should have been a vacation in paradise turned into a true hell that changed his life forever in August of 2011. Gary Giordano details the torture he endured in an Aruban prison after being arrested for murdering Robyn Gardner in an alleged plot to collect insurance and "cash in" on her death. He spent four horrific months in Aruba's KIA prison and was never charged with a crime.

  • NASA's Fermi Space Telescope Reveals New Source of Gamma Rays

    July 31 2014 2:46 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Observations by NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope of several stellar eruptions, called novae, firmly establish  these relatively common outbursts almost always produce gamma rays, the most energetic form of light.

  • Rugged, Lightweight Portable Power System Provides Reliable Power for Remote Field Applications

    July 31 2014 2:45 PM ET

    HOUSTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A rugged, lightweight, 12V/100Ah portable power system, by power systems innovator Southwest Electronic Energy Group (SWE), is breaking new ground in higher capacity and  compact-convenient energy for wherever standard power sources are unavailable.   POW-R Tote®, originally employed by law enforcement for quiet electrical energy during long stakeouts, is now available to everyone from police agencies to first responders to military, fire/rescue operations and many more field applications.   About the size of a lunchbox, and weighing only 23lbs, the ec

  • Bobby Genovese's Rambler Debuts Saturday August 9, 2014 at Muskoka Lakes Association Show, Port Carling, Ontario

    July 31 2014 2:43 PM ET

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following an exhaustive three-year restoration, Bobby Genovese's iconic Rambler, a 70-foot, 1903 Polson Iron Works Yacht, will make her debut at the Muskoka Lakes Association Show in Port Carling on Saturday August 9, 2014. 

  • Cullen/Frost Bankers Board Names Former Western National Bank CEO Jack Wood A Director

    July 31 2014 2:37 PM ET

    SAN ANTONIO, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jack Wood, former president and chief executive officer of Western National Bank (WNB), has been elected to the Cullen/Frost Bankers, Inc. Board of Directors. Cullen/Frost recently acquired WNB's parent company, WNB Bancshares, Inc., and converted all WNB branches in Midland and Odessa to Frost.

  • Ecosphere Technologies Announces a New Purchase Order from Fidelity National Environmental Solutions

    July 31 2014 2:37 PM ET

    STUART, Fla., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ecosphere Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: ESPH), an innovative U.S. technology licensing and manufacturing company, today announced that the Company has received a purchase order from Fidelity National Environmental Solutions ("FNES"), a company in which ESPH holds an interest in, to begin construction on a second Ozonix® EF10M unit for Hydrosphere Energy Solutions, a sub-licensee of FNES, to deploy its patented Ozonix® water treatment technology in the territory of Alberta and North East British Columbia, Canada.